EGL206 Reading Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Writing

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EGL206 Reading Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Writing


This course introduces you to examples of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander writing in novels, essays, songs, blogs, and more. You will learn to contextualise this writing within broader social and cultural concerns, and to identify themes and devices in the writing. The course emphasis on reflective practice will also give you the opportunity to better understand yourself as a reader, and to better understand how you make your own meanings through reading this writing. The course will encourage you to imagine this writing as potential sources for lifelong learning.

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Semester of offer: *
  • Sippy Downs: Semester 1
Student contribution band:
Band 1
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* Semester of offer is subject to change.

Course outline

EGL206 Course Outline Semester 1, 2018 (PDF 782KB) Students enrolled in this course should check the course Blackboard site to ensure that they are accessing the most recent approved version of the course outline.

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